Lucious Barnes

PROFILE:

I've been a huge fan and critic of games and movies ever since I had a voice to speak about them. I love power and influence of great storytelling, interactive and otherwise, and now want to be more than just a consumer. My biggest strength in this regard? Almost every time, I'm fair all the time.

Posts by Lucious Barnes:

TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

by , , and 5 days ago

    This weekend is arguably the biggest weekend for nerds the world over as millions of us will have our eyes glued to our screens for great geek news when San …

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    Destiny Beta – What works, what doesn’t, and why it may be the best shooter yet

    by , , , , , and 6 days ago

    Destiny. It won our Best Shooter of E3 2014 against very stiff competition. It’s been a heavy topic of conversation in several of our Weekend Lineups, and it has been …

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    Still meching to its own beat – Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn review

    by 3 weeks ago

    Koei’s Warriors franchise is a lot like the Hostess Cakes of videogames. Sure they aren’t particularly good and just different versions of the same thing, but when you have a …

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    TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup – Explosive Edition

    by , and 4 weeks ago

      WE WILL NOT GO QUIETLY INTO THE NIGHT The Fourth of July is a holiday when family and friends all over America get together to show loyalty to their nation …

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      Overtaking the standard- World of Speed first look

      by 4 weeks ago

        Racing titles are among the first of video gaming staples. Over the years the genre has been described as everything from classic to tired, but they have always been there. …

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        Slow and steady is the pace… -Lords of the Fallen first look

        by 1 month ago

          What’s the difference between a game being hard, and being obtuse? Where do you draw the line between a challenge and a tedious time-sink? These are obstacles most games answer …

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          A party of pinballs – Rollers of the Realm first look

          by 1 month ago

            I’ve never liked pinball. Sure, I’ve had the odd game or two decades ago when I was 3 feet tall and needed something to do in the local Laundromat while …

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            The brightest knight– Batman: Arkham Knight preview

            by 1 month ago

              Anyone who’s played the Arkham games is intimately familiar with their formula for bringing the Batman experience to life. Whether it’s snatching enemies into the shadows, incapacitating them with fantastic …

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              TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

              by , , , and 1 month ago

                Summer means two things for gamers. The annual Steam Summer Sale and Summer Games Done Quick. Millions of gamers will be feverishly refreshing their Steam pages to take advantage of …

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                Out of formation- Ace Combat Infinity review

                by 1 month ago

                When I tallied my first impressions of Ace Combat Infinity a few months ago, I admitted that while I’d come to a few conclusions about what the game would finally …

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                TGIF: Gaming Trend’s Weekend Lineup

                by , and 1 month ago

                  It was a fantastic and hectic week for the entire gaming industry, and everyone is in need of well-deserved rest. Now, any sane person might think that after being completely …

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                  Get your vice on – Wikipad’s Gamevice coming to the Apple ipad mini

                  by 1 month ago

                    The designers over at Wikipad have a passion for giving tablet tappers an alternative way to play their games beyond awkward on-screen controller mapping. Now moving beyond their current Android-centric …

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